Efforts are on to workout definite business models to be showcased during the Make in Odisha Conclave-2020.
Principal Secretary Hemant Sharma suggested having multiple country and industry partners for the conclave and its various sessions.
The investor reach out efforts would be made more structured and effective with past experiences, he said.
Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy chairing the meeting directed the officials to make different sessions of the conclave more outcome oriented.
According to officials, around 16 broad thematic areas were identified for sectoral sessions.
The proposed broad sectors included urban development, IT, Apparel & Textiles, down streams, agro & food processing, tourism, travel trade, mining & minerals, metal production, chemical, petrochemical & plastics, infrastructure, healthcare, sports, Bhubaneswar as sports capital, port based industries, logistics parks etc.
It was also decided to have Ambassadors’ Meet, Skill Fest, Sector Specific CEO Roundtables, Hackathons and Academia-Industry interface on sidelines of the conclave.
CS asked all departments to workout definite business models for attracting private sector investment.
“The conclave should be organized through collaborative efforts of all the departments and each department has to play an active role in it. All the departments should be at same pace with Industry department in effective organization of the conclave,” he directed the officials.
It was proposed to organize the conclave over 5 days starting from November 30.
Principal Secretary Finance Ashok Kumar Meena, Principal Secretary Skill Development & Technical Education and CMD IDCO Sanjay Kumar Singh and MD IPICOL, Nitin Bhanudas Jawale along with senior officers from respective departments participated in the deliberation.